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Engine
Four-stroke DOHC inline four, 16 valves
Displacement
599cc
Starting System
Electric
Bore x stroke
66.0 x 43.8mm
Compression ratio
12.8:1
Cooling System
Liquid
Carburetion
(4) Mikuni BDSR 36R
Ignition
Digital
Transmission
Six speed
Final drive
Chain
Frame Type
Aluminum perimeter design
Rake/Trail
23.5 degrees / 3.7 in.
Front suspension / wheel travel
46mm Cartridge Front Fork, fully adjustable / 4.7 in.
Rear suspension / wheel travel
UNI-TRAK® rear linkage, 20-way compression and rebound damping, ride height adjustment / 5.3 in.
Front Tire Size
120/65ZR17
Rear Tire Size
180/55ZR17
Front brakes
300mm dual hydraulic disc with six-piston calipers
Rear Brakes
Single 220mm disc with single-piston caliper
Overall length
79.9 in.
Overall width
28.7 in.
Overall height
46.3 in.
Seat height
32.3 in.
Ground clearance
5.7 in.
Dry weight
377 lbs.
Wheelbase
55.1 in.
Fuel capacity
4.8 gal.
Color choices
Ebony or Candy Plasma Blue
Kawasaki Protection Plus
12, 24, 36 or 48 months
Warranty
12 Months
* Model not available in California
*Note: Specifications and pricing are subject to change. Dealer sets the actual destination charge, your price may vary.
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